Starting a Consulting Business October 25, 2021, 11:00am EDT October 25, 2021, 1:00pm EDT
Location:
Zoom Webinar

Duration: 2 hours

11am to 1pm Eastern Daylight Time 

This is a paid event costing $35.

There will be no refunds for this webinar unless SCORE NYC cancels it.

WEBINAR OVERVIEW 

Interested in becoming a consultant, or starting your own consulting business?  Many consultants have the advantage of being able to work at home, autonomously, in these changing times, but may have a lot of questions exactly because they are on their own. This webinar can help. 

Being a consultant means that you are simultaneously a CEO, marketer, bookkeeper, salesperson, content creator, advisor, problem solver as well as many other roles. Conducted by an expert in establishing and growing consultancies this webinar will help you get closer to achieving your dream. It will help you think through the emotional requirements of consulting and give you the practical tools to increase your chances for success, 

You will be able to ask questions during the session as well as answer some questions about yourself when you register for this informative webinar. 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN 

At the end of this webinar you will have the knowledge and resources to: 

• Assess your readiness to start a consulting business 

• Describe your practice in a way that makes your business stand out from competitors 

• Identify potential clients 

• Communicate effectively with prospects and clients 

• Understand proposal writing basics  

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? 

Individuals with a marketable skill or knowledge who are considering becoming consultants or who are recently established consultants. 

WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT CONSULTING ABCs AND INSTRUCTOR KAREN GERSHOWITZ 

• “Soooo comprehensive” 

• “Making sure we have actions lined up to take afterwards” 

• “Very good examples” 

• “Excellent communicator” 

PRESENTER: KAREN GERSHOWITZ 

Karen Gershowitz has been a marketing strategy and marketing research professional for over forty years. Her clients have included Fortune 100 financial institutions, technology, and service providers as well as not-for-profits in the performing arts, affordable housing, environmental, and healthcare sectors.   

In 1992 she founded Strategic Action, Inc. a consultancy working with clients in the U.S. and internationally. Prior to that she held senior positions in marketing research, at American Express and Emery Worldwide and as a partner at BAI (now Synovate) a marketing research firm.

Starting a Consulting Business